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Sailthru Mobile allows you to send rich messages to your users. Messages can include URLs (either internal for deeplinking or external), images (including GIFs) and videos. Messages can also include a push attachment to alert a user. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/5efa326-image_11.png", "image_11.png", 2500, 1518, "#e6edf4" ], "caption": "Sending a welcome message to your users." } ] } [/block] To create a message, navigate to **Messages** and click **Create New**. You can also send stand-alone push notifications as well in this area, or through our [Notifications API](doc:notifications). [block:callout] { "type": "warning", "body": "When testing in production, we recommend sending to just your device. Instructions on how to do that are in [Testing Production Push Notifications](doc:send-a-message)." } [/block]